Foodie Friday:  Maggie & Mary’s Pantry Pack Soup Mixes

Foodie Friday: Maggie & Mary’s Pantry Pack Soup Mixes

Welcome to January.  It’s cold and blustery outside and that means soup and chili are the perfect meal solution.  This month for National Soup Month, we are going to share with you some of our favorite packaged soup mixes.  We are big into chicken noodle, vegetable and minestrone in our house and while that may(…)

The Rhyme, Laugh & Learn Series

The Rhyme, Laugh & Learn Series

The “Rhyme, Laugh and Learn” series offers readers a journey of fun and laughter through creative rhyme and vibrant illustrations.  The memorable language and whimsical images provide a truly entertaining way to learn, gently absorbing some basic life lessons ~ to be a friend, work hard to succeed, be comfortable with who you are. Jimmy(…)

Experiments with Straws

Experiments with Straws

Today is National Drinking Straw Day!  On January 3, 1888, Marvin C. Stone received the patent for the paper drinking straw.  In acknowledgment of that invention, each year on January 3, people across the nation observe National Drinking Straw Day. One way to celebrate Drinking Straw Day would be to spend the entire day drinking all(…)

Clean It Up with DishFish

Clean It Up with DishFish

You probably don’t ask yourself often how much you like your current kitchen sponge, and I can’t blame you! BUT 75% of DishFish users prefer the DishFish Scrubber over what they were using previously – that’s kind of a lot!! Do the kids do the dishes?  Maybe this fun sponge will have them helping out(…)

Celebrate Frankensteins 200 Year Anniversary In Books

Celebrate Frankensteins 200 Year Anniversary In Books

Frankenstein was published on May 11, 1818 and this year, we are celebrating it’s 200th anniversary.  There have been movie adaptions, halloween costumes and so much more generated from what some call, “the first science fiction story.”  Through out the month, we are going to feature children’s books that have Frankenstein, or a parody, as(…)

Greatest Book of Facts – The World Almanac 2018

Greatest Book of Facts – The World Almanac 2018

The World Almanac® and Book of Facts 2018    The 150th Anniversary Special Edition Includes New Features and Popular Favorites; Highlights from Past Years, Profile of the Trump Administration, and More  How does the Trump administration’s first year compare to those of past presidents? How do Harvey and Irma stack up against other historic hurricanes? While 2017 was a momentous(…)